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Fri February 14, 2014
L.A.'s Metro Red Line Plays Cupid
Originally published on Fri February 14, 2014 6:18 am
RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:
Good morning, I'm Renee Montagne.
Lonely hearts in Los Angeles could meet sweethearts underground this Valentine's Day. The City of Angels plays Cupid, hosting speed dating sessions aboard its Metro Red Line. Interested passengers can wear pink wristbands and board cars adorned with red hearts. After two minutes, they're free to find a new seatmate. Or, if the mini-date really goes off the rails, they can get off and wait for the next train.
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